Subject Lead: Mrs G. Shaw
Science Vision Statement
At Packmoor Ormiston Academy we use Science to teach the children about the world around them. They will develop an awe and wonder of the world. We will inspire the next generation of scientists and world leaders through the skills and knowledge taught in Science.
SMSC in Science
We promote spiritual development through teaching and learning Science
By creating opportunities for pupils to ask questions about how living things rely on and contribute to their environment.
By demonstrating openness to the fact that some answers cannot be provided by Science.
We promote moral development through teaching and learning in Science
By offering pupils the chance to consider the wonder of the natural world and the inventions which have made the world a better place.
By considering that not all developments have been good because they have caused harm to the environment and to people.
By encouraging pupils to speculate about how science can be used for both good and evil.
We promote social development through teaching and learning in Science
By exploring the social dimension of scientific advances e.g. environmental concerns, medical advances, energy processes.
We promote cultural development through teaching and learning in Science
By asking questions about the ways in which scientific discoveries from around the world have affected our lives. We celebrate scientists from a range of cultures and religions.
Science Curriculum Overview
Principles for Teaching and Learning in Science at Packmoor are:
Enrichment in Science
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